2018 NATIONAL OPAT CONFERENCE

Registration and Abstract Submission open NOW !!

13th and 14th December 2018, The ICC, Birmingham
A two day event bringing together OPAT experts to debate and share best practice.

OPAT Regional Workshops are being held around the country on the following dates

Dublin - 21st March

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Glasgow - 1st May

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London - 14th May

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Birmingham - 18th May

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Manchester - 25th May

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Overview agenda for each workshop

Core lectures covering topics such as OPAT Challenges, Stewardship, Competencies and Paediatrics will be combined with opportunities to discuss local case studies and issues. The programme for each workshop is below, please use the more information buttons above for addition information on each workshop.
1000
Welcome and Overview
1010
Keynote lecture - What is new in OPAT?

Case Studies: Local and novel approaches to OPAT
1040
Case Study 1
1100
Case Study 2
1120
Case Study 3

Challenges in OPAT Management
1210
Antimicrobial Stewardship within a OPAT service
1230
Key considerations for paediatric OPAT services

1415
Community and outcomes: The OPAT Service Directory and National Outcomes Registry

OPAT Soapbox - your views
1445
OPAT competencies
1510
Local issues

1530
Meeting close

OPAT Abstracts

BSAC ARE PLEASED TO INVITE YOU TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT OR POSTER FOR CONSIDERATION FOR THE REGIONAL WORKSHOPS AND THE NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Abstract submission is now OPEN

There will be opportunities for posters at the Regional Workshops and then opportunities for oral presentations and poster presentations at the National OPAT Conference.

DEADLINE DATES FOR SUBMISSION ARE BELOW:

Dublin Workshop – 4th March 2018

Glasgow Workshop – 14th April 2018

London Workshop – 30th April 2018

Birmingham Workshop – 30th April 2018

Manchester Workshop – 14th May 2018

NATIONAL OPAT CONFERENCE – ORAL – 23rd October 2018

POSTERS – 10th November 2018

Refer to the guidelines and template below and email your submission to: andy@pagemedical.co.uk. PLEASE HIGHLIGHT WHICH MEETING YOUR SUBMISSION APPLIES TO. You can submit the same abstract to one of the workshops and the national conference.

Please note: accepted poster presentations should be printed in size A1, portrait orientation.

Sponsors

THE 2018 OPAT CONFERENCE AND WORKSHOPS PROVIDE THE PERFECT OPPORTUNITY FOR INDUSTRY LEADERS IN THE OPAT SETTING TO SHOWCASE THEIR PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

With dedicated networking opportunities and an engaging and interactive exhibition hall, sponsors have a unique opportunity to discuss and meet with national and international multidisciplinary stakeholders.

The UK OPAT Initiative is very grateful to our industry partners for their support.

Previous sponsors have included :

Sponsorship packages are available for the OPAT Workshops 2018 and the National OPAT Conference 2018. Please contact Debbie Cockayne at Page Medical for further details: debbie@pagemedical.co.uk or 01353780060.

The registration for the National OPAT Conference will open here at the end of February 2018.

For now ….. SAVE THE DATE ….. 13th to 14th December, The ICC, Birmingham.
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